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The Death Penalty Dilemma Facing California

Jan 12, 2012 Should capital punishment in California be streamlined or abolished. That is the question that is reaching critical mass in this budget crunching climate. As a long standing confrontation between proponents and…

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Hammonds prepares the ground for US merger

Aug 19, 2008 Hammonds has put a transatlantic merger firmly on the agenda as it looks to overhaul its US strategy. Managing partner Peter Crossley told The Lawyer that Hammonds, among other options, considers a merger with one US…

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Clifford Chance to open second office in Abu Dhabi

Aug 12, 2008 Clifford Chance’s new office in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, opened with three partners and eight associates. Its Dubai-based banking & finance partner Richard Ernest will head the office,…

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Income up 15% at Ince & Co to £64m

Jul 31, 2008 Ince & Co is the latest firm to post its 2007-08 financial results, with the top 50 City firm pushing through the £60m revenue mark after a 15% increase in billings. Ince raked in fees totalling £64.3m in the last…

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Davis Polk and Latham lead on Roche megadeal

Jul 23, 2008 A duo of US firms have snared lead roles on Swiss pharmaceutical group Roche's $43.7bn bid for US drug giant Genentech. Davis Polk & Wardwell New York partners Arthur Golden, Chris Mayer and Peter Douglas are advising…

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Davis Polk and Latham lead on Roche megadeal

Jul 23, 2008 A duo of US firms have snared lead roles on Swiss pharmaceutical group Roche's $43.7bn bid for US drug giant Genentech. Davis Polk & Wardwell New York partners Arthur Golden, Chris Mayer and Peter Douglas are advising…

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